2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

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2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Ratings
81
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Consumer Rating

The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners.
J.D. Power
81
Out of 100

Quality & Reliability

Great
84/100
Measures the level of defects, malfunctions, and design flaws experienced by vehicle owners. Covers the entire vehicle from engine to infotainment system. A higher rating means fewer problems.

Driving Experience

Great
83/100
Owners' evaluation of the vehicle's design, performance, comfort, functionality, safety, and technology, comprise this rating. Newer and recently-redesigned vehicles tend to score better.

Resale

Average
76/100
J.D. Power's forecast of depreciation (how much of its current value the vehicle will likely lose) over the next three years. Lower depreciation equals a higher rating.

Dealership Experience

Average
80/100
Owners' experience with this brand's dealerships during the purchase and service process make up this rating. Key factors include customer service, dealership facilities, and the quality of work.

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Owners Like

Measured owner satisfaction with 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class after 90-days of ownership.
  • Interior storage spaces
  • Rear visibility
  • Feel of the seat material

Owners Don't Like

The problems experienced by owners of the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class during the first 90-days of ownership.
  • Amount of trunk/hatch space
  • The vehicle's navigation system
  • Sound of the engine/exhaust

Performance Specs

MPG City

13 - 19

MPG Hwy

21 - 28

Horsepower

362 - 621

Transmission

7 speed, Automatic w/OD, 9 speed, Automatic w/OD

Engine

Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-12, Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-6, Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8

Drivetrain

All Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive

Available Trims

2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Review

Overview
Awards can be won but respect and admiration can only be earned. As a descendant of the very first car the Mercedes-Benz S-Class Sedan has done just that. Choose from four models starting with the S 450 and moving through the ultimate in luxury and performance: the AMG S 65 . From the efficient performance of a bi-turbo V-6 to the adrenaline rush of a handcrafted AMG bi-turbo V-12 you’ve got lots of horsepower options. 4MATIC all-wheel drive is available . Inside wood trim and supple leather help you find your center in an energetic world. There’s simply no comparison . It is after all the pinnacle of the Mercedes-Benz experience. And from Mercedes Me and mbrace connectivity to COMAND navigation and its touchpad controller to Mercedes-Benz Intelligent Drive features you’ll stay connected and protected . Choose from a variety of colors options and Genuine Mercedes-Benz Accessories and build an S-Class Sedan that’s all yours. The Mercedes-Benz S-Class Sedan. Reward yourself.
Technology
With Mercedes Me and mbrace services you’re connected to your Mercedes-Benz S-Class Sedan—even when you’re nowhere near it. Standard Mercedes-Benz mbrace Connect turns your smartphone into a remote control for your car. Available mbrace Entertainment adds a WiFi hotspot iHeart Radio and more. Available mbrace Secure notifies authorities if you’re in an accident and helps you find your car if it’s stolen. And available mbrace Concierge connects you to a real live person who can help you make dinner reservations travel arrangements and much more . The Mercedes-Benz S-Class Sedan. Embrace the luxury of technology.
Safety
The Mercedes-Benz S-Class Sedan is so safe it got a five-star safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Mercedes-Benz Intelligent Drive features use stereoscopic cameras and long short and multirange radar sensors to help you stay aware of what’s around you. Car-to-X Communication lets your S-Class talk to other cars. Attention Assist senses when you’re getting drowsy behind the wheel. Available features include Active Blind Spot Assist Active Lane Keeping Assist Active Parking Assist Cross-Traffic Assist and more. The Mercedes-Benz S-Class Sedan. Because safety is the ultimate luxury .
Performance
There’s a Mercedes-Benz S-Class Sedan with just the right amount of performance for you. The S 450’s three-liter bi-turbo V-6 starts things off with 362 horsepower. AMG models come with your choice of a hand-built bi-turbo four-liter V-8 or a hand-built bi-turbo six-liter V-12. That’s right—a V-12. A Mercedes-Benz 9G-Tronic nine-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters comes on regular S models; the AMG C 63 gets a nine-speed AMG Speedshift multi-clutch automatic and the AMG S 65 gets an AMG Speedshift-Plus seven-speed. The Mercedes-Benz S-Class Sedan. Performance tailored just for you.

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